Home · Recipes · Mocktails Strawberry Ginger Limeade Author: Maryanne CabreraPublished: Apr 28, 2016Updated: Oct 5, 2023 View Recipe4 ReviewsThis post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy. Strawberry ginger limeade is a bright and refreshing beverage to kick off warmer days. Great on it’s own or spiked with your favorite liquor of choice! Strawberry Limeade This isn’t your standard limeade. This version is blended with sweet strawberries and zesty ginger. The combination of sweet strawberries, spicy ginger, and tart lime make for a delicious refreshing beverage with a bite! Long gone are the days when a non-alcoholic mixed drink meant iced tea or lemonade. This strawberry mocktail is just as complex in taste and flavor as any well made craft cocktail! Fresh Ingredients This refreshing limeade is made with: filtered water simple syrup strawberries fresh squeezed lime juice fresh ginger root Process all the ingredients together in a blender until smooth. Strain mixture to remove extra fibers from the ginger. Strawberries Frozen strawberries may be used in place of strawberries. However, you will end up with a thick slush-like mixture after blending. Lime Juice I cannot stress the importance of using fresh squeezed lime juice. DO NOT USE bottled lime juice for this recipe. It will not taste as clean and refreshing. Ginger Use fresh ginger. Fresh ginger gives the limeade a kick of zing and spice. Powdered ginger or dried ginger sold in the spice aisle will not result the same taste clean taste. Summer Limeade Cocktail This strawberry ginger limeade makes for a wonderful cocktail mixer. It pairs well with vodka, white rum, and gin. Simply mix 6 oz limeade with 1 to 2 oz of liquor. Add a squeeze of lime juice. Serve with ice. Strawberry Ginger Limeade The combination of sweet strawberries, spicy ginger, and tart lime make for a delicious refreshing beverage with a bite!Yield: about 1.5 liters Prep Time: 10 minutes minutesTotal Time: 10 minutes minutes Servings: 8 Print Recipe Pin Recipe Rate Recipe Ingredients2 ½ cups water1 cup granulated sugar1 cup fresh squeezed lime juice22 oz (1 pound 6 oz) strawberries hulled, sliced3-inch piece ginger peeled, sliced into disks Instructions In a small pot, bring 1 cup water and 1 cup sugar to a boil. Cook until sugar has dissolved. Remove from heat and let cool.In a blender, combine cooled simple syrup, lime juice, sliced strawberries, and ginger. Blend until smooth. Pour through a fine strainer (or cheesecloth).Pour limeade into a pitcher. Stir in remaining 1 ½ cups water. Taste and add more water, if necessary. Cover and keep chilled in the fridge until ready to serve.Serve with ice, sliced strawberries, and lime wedges. NotesThis makes for an excellent cocktail mixer. Add in your liquor of choice. Vodka, gin, and white rum are great options. Author: Maryanne Cabrera Course: DrinksCuisine: AmericanKeyword: lemonade, limeade, lime, strawberry, juice, ginger Did you make this recipe?Show us on Instagram! Tag @littleepicurean and hashtag #littleepicurean. Still thirsty? Try these other non-alcoholic mocktail recipes: Popular grapefruit shrub made with grapefruit, apple cider vinegar, and sparkling water. Cold brew hibiscus tea and cantaloupe agua fresca are sure to quench your thirst. Passion fruit juice is pleasantly tart and super refreshing. Similar to lemonade, but even tastier!